Our Mission

The Grande Prairie Public Library is a non-profit organization and a registered charity

Our Vision: 

Grande Prairie Public Library is a highly valued, welcoming and well-used community gathering place, and a stepping stone for learning, personal enrichment, and engagement.

Our Mission:

To enrich, inform and engage the community by providing resources that promote discovery, lifelong learning, and leisure pursuits.

Our Values:

Grande Prairie Public Library supports the following principles for equitable public library service:

Accessibility:
We provide barrier free access to facilities, resources, and programs.

Accountability:

We are accountable to our community for the services we provide.

Creativity and Innovation:
We encourage and support creative approaches and innovation in all that we do.

Quality:

We value excellence in our customer services, collections, and programs.

Collaboration and Partnership:

We believe in working with others to serve our community.

Information and Literacy:
We believe in the importance of an informed and literate community.

Intellectual Freedom:

We encourage the free exchange of information and ideas.

Diversity:

We value and celebrate the diversity of interests, perspectives, and cultures in our community.  We treat all people with respect and dignity.

Love of Reading:

We nurture the joy of reading for community members of all ages.